Taking advantage of the enormous showcase of the summer presentation Summer Game Fest, Sony wanted to deliver information on its franchise The Last of Us, of which The Last of Us Part II is already returned to 10 million copies. Also the time to confirm for Sony that the remake of The Last of Us will be released on September 2, 2022 on PlayStation 5 console and on PC.
Here are the details:
_ Independent multiplayer _
_We know that many of you have not only been captivated by the history of The Last of Us, but also by the multiplayer mode Factions of the original game released for almost ten years, and that you claim more.__
This, we can finally reveal to you that we are working on something much more important than a simple game mode. We are delighted to be able to share with you a concept of artwork of our multiplayer experience to come. This is an extremely ambitious project. We have never stopped developing our studio to manage to create this independent large-scale game that will offer a huge world worthy of The Last of Us and Naughty Dog. Games._
_Ot this goal for this new multiplayer opus is to attract new players, while offering a new exciting challenge to our most seasoned fans. We will tell you more next year, but we look forward to presenting the team that works on this new experience! _
_ The Last of Us on HBO _
Dès the beginning, the story of The Last of Us was thought of to be cinematographic and narrative, and HBO left in the same direction to carry this story on the small screen. With the orders the creator and author of the Chernobyl series, Craig Mazin, and executive producer Carolyn Strauss, but also Neil Druckmann, the whole team worked hard to offer an authentic adaptation of history as well as a swarming world of details.
_ It is in this same spirit of collaboration and authenticity that Neil, executive producer and author of the series, also produced a whole episode. To give life to The Last of Us, an ultra-creative collaboration has been set up between our studio and HBO._
The universes of video games and television continue to overlap while Ashley Johnson and Troy Baker, the actors who embody Ellie and Joel in the Games respectively, join the team. We look forward to seeing them on the screen, alongside those who just discover the universe of The Last of Us and its lifelong fans.
_ The Last of Us Part I _
_THE LAST OF US was released almost ten years ago on the PlayStation 3 console, and our studio was transformed forever. The story of Joel and Ellie is still as evocative today for players around the world, and we are touched that these characters have left such a lasting impression.
Inch to the technical and material progress made, we were able to push the limits of visual fidelity and interactivity, and we are delighted to announce that the remake of The Last of Us will be released on September 2, 2022 on PlayStation 5 console. The game is also under development on PC.